Brown snake eagle

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3 years 10 months ago #86421 by Josey
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Is it usual for a brown snake eagle to have so much white on the head?

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3 years 10 months ago #86425 by Josey
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Yes, it is a juvenile.
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3 years 10 months ago #86436 by Doug
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Awesome photo

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3 years 9 months ago #86479 by mossie
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An its wet. The feathers are mainly white with dark tips, as when the feather gets wet the tips stick together revealing the white underneath. Wet birds can be quite tricky to ID because of this.

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3 years 9 months ago #86480 by Josey
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Thanks Doug and Mossie!

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